Tire flies off vehicle on I-43, crosses media and hits windshield of another vehicle

MILWAUKEE COUNTY-- A woman was injured when a tire flew off another vehicle and hit her windshield Tuesday afternoon.

The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office said that shortly before 1:00 p.m. a car was traveling southbound on I-43 when it lost a tire.

That tire crossed the median and hit the windshield of a woman who was traveling northbound.

She suffered cuts to her hands and face. She also said that she suffered a strike to the head and authorities are trying to determine if the tire hit her in the head.

The woman was taken to the hospital for treatment of her injuries. The driver in the other vehicle was not injured.


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